Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Job In Nashville, Tennessee
Experienced PM&R/Rehab Physician for Acute IP Rehab Program, Nashville, TNNext Steps... Apply Now Register Now Call Tyler Browning: Sign in to view
Seeking Experienced Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician for
Acute Inpatient Rehab Program and Market Coverage in Nashville, Tennessee
TriStar Health, a division of hospitals owned by HCA, Inc. in the Nashville/surrounding area, seeks to recruit an experienced Physiatrist to start full time as soon as possible in 2017. This position will be based at TriStar Summit Medical Center and includes joining an employed group that covers multiple Nashville-area acute inpatient rehabilitation units located in the TriStar Family of Hospitals. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a dynamic Physiatry team committed to growing comprehensive rehabilitation services in middle Tennessee.
• Private practice with U.S. Physiatry, includes employment contract and home base at HCA TriStar Summit Medical Center Rehab Center
• Position will provide market coverage with 4 other Board Certified PM&R physicians in the Nashville market
• Call arrangement is equitable among physician and APP teams; night/weekend call responsibilities are shared with other rehab physicians in the market
• Primarily Inpatient practice at HCA hospitals but may be required to do consults in skilled nursing facilities or consults in other hospitals in the area
• Rehab Unit – 20 beds
• One Advanced Practice Provider on Unit
• Full-time position
• EMR - Meditech/Rehab Meditech Documentation System and P DOC
• HCA owns/operates 9 hospitals in the Nashville market; see www.TriStarHealth.com
A comprehensive physician compensation and benefits package will be offered in the form of an employment agreement which will include base salary with production incentives, benefits including health insurance, malpractice coverage and relocation expenses. Medical Directorship offered to qualified candidate.
Must have excellent training programs and good communication skills, solid track record
Board Certification or Board Eligible in PM&R required
Recent Inpatient Rehab experience required, with an awareness of CMS Rehab regulations and CARF and Joint Commission standards
Middle Tennessee is well known for beautiful scenery, communities rich in history, a mild four-season climate and outstanding entertainment. Nashville, the capitol of Tennessee, is a thriving metropolitan city with a population of approximately 600,000 (1.6 million SSA) offering a superior lifestyle and one of the best medical communities in the country - and NO State Personal Income Tax.
Nashville is repeatedly recognized as one of the country’s top cities for business and future growth. In 2011, Forbe's magazine rated Nashville #3 as America's Next Big Boom Towns and Kiplinger's magazine rated Nashville as their #3 "Best Value City", based on vibrant economy, reasonable living costs, and great amentities. Previously Modern Physician Magazine listed Nashville as 7th on "The List" of the top 75 places to run a medical practice in the country. Population, malpractice premiums, Medicare reimbursement, labor costs, state income tax (TN has none) and education attainment were criteria used in the ranking. In 2011, Nashville was given a Top 5 ranking by Travel & Leisure for its "Affordable Getaways" and "Friendliest City" categories.
Long noted as the “Athens of the South” for its sixteen institutions of higher learning it also provides outstanding Private/Parochial options with strong Public Schools and an expanded Library system. While the city is perhaps best known as “Music City” for its Country music beginnings, it has matured to offer wide-ranging venues from Jazz/Blues to the new Schermerhorn Symphony Center. The city’s beautiful tree-lined streets, excellent park system, two local lakes, Sports complexes.
Summit Medical Center is a medical and surgical facility known for emergency care, cardiac services, oncology services, orthopedic surgeries, diabetes management and obstetric services. Equally important is the emphasis that Summit places on Outpatient Services. The facility is constructed to truly respond to the way healthcare is delivered today—primarily to outpatients. Great care has been taken to ensure convenience and quality service to all patients.
The Emergency Department at Summit is ready and equipped to handle any emergency and all physicians are board certified in Emergency Medicine. In 2011, more than 44,000 patients were treated in Summit’s Emergency Department.
One of the busiest suburban maternity centers in Middle Tennessee with nearly 1,600 deliveries in 2011. The Special Care Nursery offers round-the-clock neonatology coverage that enables us to care for babies with special needs. Summit also offers 4D Ultrasound, the latest in ultrasound technology.
Diabetes Center with national recognition for participation in clinical trials of the MiniMed implantable insulin pump study and for a study regarding hepatic activation's role in halting diabetic kidney disease.
Cancer Services are a part of The Sarah Cannon Cancer Center network of the TriStar Health System. This network is the area's most comprehensive cancer program, offering the latest in research-based treatment with multiple locations in Middle Tennessee and Southern Kentucky. Cancer services at Summit currently include surgery, radiation oncology and medical oncology. Summit's Radiation Therapy Services department has invested $5.1 million in IMRT, which enables precise targeting of cancerous tumors with radiation.
Named one of the nation's top performing hospitals according to the 100 Top Hospitals Benchmark for Success study conducted by HCIA, Inc., and William M. Mercer, Inc.
Summit has an Ambulatory Surgery Center as well as an Outpatient Rehabilitation Center, which contains three floors of medical office space. Summit’s Medical Imaging services include Radiology, CT, MRI, Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, a Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Digital Mammography.
Summit Medical Center is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.